Meandering Passage Blog
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Grumpy Old Man
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Published since January 2006

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And here I am

Walking through the quiet woods on a wet foggy day contemplating this great world and “brave” nation I find myself in…

Sunrise with Moon?

There is actually a crescent Moon in this photo…although it’s a little hard to see at this size.

North Carolina Mountains – a good place to stand

“A good photograph is knowing where to stand.” ~~ Ansel Adams

Mr. Adams may have been speaking of finding the best perspective for any given scene but I’ll interpret his statement loosely, if you don’t find a good photo where you’re currently at relocate to a location which inspires you.

Spring day reflections

It’s hard not to be captivated by reflections upon water when experiencing a beautiful sunny spring day — with deep blue sky and a few wispy white clouds.

Danger Danger Will Robinson new plugin test

I’ve activated a new WordPress plugin to try and stop comment SPAM I’ve been having to deal with recently.

This is the second time I’ve tried to activate this plug-in…the last time I quickly learned it was blocking some of my regular visitors. Second try here…

Not the party pooper

If you’re lucky sometimes a service you’re asked to do also turn out to be fun. This past weekend I had the opportunity to photograph a charity party/auction held at a local private home. The event ran…

Canola fields

Over the last few years I’ve been seeing more and more of these bright yellow fields growing on farms in central North Carolina and with a little research found the crop to be Canola (CANadian Oil – Low Acid) / Rapeseed.

Fun on a bad weather day at Lake Mattamuskeet, NC

These photos were made at Lake Mattamuskeet in the Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuge in eastern North Carolina (NC).

Ode to spring — as I see it

This collection of images will serve as my ode to spring this year. They were all made on the same day, this past Saturday, three of them beautiful flowers Bonnie is growing and the rest from a nearby park where Maggie and I did our daily walk.